© Jeroen Stel


Uploaded: December 22, 2006


Hi Guys,

I have been getting really close to a buzzard lately, and it's not this one, but I thought I would give this one a try too. I like the big parts of white in this guy!


Jeroen Stel

Canon 1Ds
Shutter speed: 1/60sec
Aperture: F 11
Exposure mode: Av
Exposure compensation: - 1 1/3
Flash exposure compensation: no
Metering mode: Evaluative
Drive mode: Continuous: frame 1
ISO: 250
Lens: 500mm F4.5+1.4x TC
Focal length:700 mm
AF mode: Auto Focus
Full Frame
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Cary Rogers December 22, 2006

Very nice capture! Good detail, colors, DOF and composition. #576075

Lynn Crawford December 22, 2006

the buzzards around here are really ugly birds, that one is beautiful, great capture :) #3729975

Revonda L. Gentry December 22, 2006

Beautiful hawk capture, well done!! #3730816

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